Italian ‘Cristofori’ Harpsichord #004

Italian Harpsichord Rosette

Nothing says “happy circus wagon” like a mid-18th century style Italian harpsichord! I think this one was made by David Sutherland of Ann Arbor, MI, and it is a real joy to play. The original of this instrument is in the Stearns Collection in Ann Arbor.

This is the parchment rosette.

Italian ‘Cristofori’ Harpsichord #003

Ferrini Model Harpsichord

Nothing says “happy circus wagon” like a mid-18th century style Italian harpsichord! I think this one was made by David Sutherland of Ann Arbor, MI, and it is a real joy to play. The original of this instrument is in the Stearns Collection in Ann Arbor.

Italian ‘Cristofori’ Harpsichord #002

Ferrini Model Harpsichord

Nothing says “happy circus wagon” like a mid-18th century style Italian harpsichord! I think this one was made by David Sutherland of Ann Arbor, MI, and it is a real joy to play. The original of this instrument is in the Stearns Collection in Ann Arbor.

These instruments have such long bass strings!